Brain Waves Beanie

from Playin' Hooky Designs

Brain Waves Beanie Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men, Girls, Boys



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • sc
  • hdc
  • dc
  • sl st

Pattern Description:

He wanted something different, not just the average straight-stripes beanie. And this is IT! Show off your favorite colors in a new way. This beanie is unique and will make all your friends envious. So be the first to get your own Brain Waves Beanie!!

UPDATE: This pattern now comes with a free video tutorial to help if you get stuck! Follow the link under "notes" on the first page.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Adult size: 20-22"
  • Child size: 18-20"


  • Worsted weight yarn
  • US I-9 / 5.50 mm crochet hook

Suggested yarn:

2 ounces of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

LionBrand Vanna's Choice



Pattern Reviews

Pattern Reviews

Average Review (of 4 reviews)
Clairbear85 on

Excellent Super Easy and Versatile  May 5, 2013

This pattern is great and easy to follow. There are so many different colour combinations that you can come up with, and it works well for any age, any gender!

bubblyclutz on

Excellent Brain Wave Beanies are Great!  January 17, 2013

Just really pay attention to the instructions! My first beanie is a little off in the first wave, but I quickly caught on. The instructions were easy to follow, and the finished project is fantastic.

SusanJK on

Excellent Quick and fun!  January 17, 2013

My son loved this hat--this one was for a friend of his, and he has one in red, grey and black. I was able to make a hat in an evening. The first hat took a few tries to get going, but I think that was from not paying enough attention. Once I got it down, the project went quickly and my second hat was a breeze.

Lolroflawl on

Excellent Wonderful pattern!  November 11, 2012

I absolutely love how this pattern turned out. It was a lot of fun, and seeing the waves form in it just made my day (I always get excited when I see that a pattern is going right :D)

About Designer

About Designer

PlayinHooky on

This is Liz from Playin' Hooky Designs! I've been designing fun, unique crochet patterns for over 5 years. My sister taught me the basics and I've been addicted ever since! Using the local Colorado mountain culture as a backdrop for my inspiration and creativity, I love creating beanies that catch your eye but are simple to make. These are definitely not your grandma's crochet designs. (Don't get ...

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